Kansas BEST 2018 Volunteer Form

Volunteer to help with this year's Kansas BEST Robotics Competition!


BEST Robotics is a national 6-week robotics competition held each fall with the goal of sparking the interest of young students in STEM careers. For the past 19 years, WSU has hosted the Kansas BEST Robotics Program. Over 500 students will participate again this year -- with the goal of taking home the BEST trophy for their school. These exciting events could not be possible without the hardwork of our volunteers!

We need your help in the following areas:

  • Kit Assembly Team - Assist the Kit Committee in assembly of consumable and returnable kits prior to the Kickoff event.
  • Event Welcome Team – Places signage and provides directions to arriving teams outside event venues; helps with team check-in and ushering.
  • Training Session Guides – Escort teams to break-out rooms at Kickoff; assist presenters as necessary.
  • Game Field Crew – Assists game field builder with setup and teardown of game field and reset of scoring objects before, during and after events.
  • Staging and Pit Crew – Helps Staging and Pit Bosses coordinate on-deck teams during Practice Day and Game Day matches.
  • Scoring and Judging Team – Assist Head Scorer and Head Judge in the collection and delivery of score cards during Practice Day and Game Day matches; also judges Spirit and Sportsmanship award.



Times are subject to change.

If you have questions about the above volunteer opportunities for Kansas BEST, contact Ida Barakeh.
Are you an industry professional interested in judging Team Notebooks? Contact Ida Barakeh.